Category: New Releases

Total 88 Posts

“Official Secrets”

“Official Secrets” is the dramatic story of Katherine Gun’s exposure of a clandestine attempt to expose Britain’s illegal entry into the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Director Gavin Hood (“Eye in the Sky”) creates strong tension, and Keira Knightley leads a

“Dora and the Lost City of Gold”

“Dora and the Lost City of Gold” takes the animated character and raises the stakes in an all new adventure. The cast is first rate and the jokes are absolute fun. Director James Bobin made the theme, ‘be who you

“David Crosby: Remember My Name”

“David Crosby: Remember My Name” is an in-depth look into the life of one of music’s most recognizable and most loathed icons. A. J. Eaton captures the essence of David Crosby, but can’t quite answer Crosby’s self-aware questions. “David Crosby:

“The Art of Self-Defense”

“The Art of Self-Defense” from writer-director Riley Stearns is a dark comedy with the right blend of cast (Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots) and an intelligent script. There are elements that prove frustratingly funny, but the payoff is worth

“Overwhelm the Sky”

I don’t dream much anymore. Why is this personal admission so critical to understanding Daniel Kremer’s “Overwhelm the Sky?” It’s not about perspective. I have plenty of that. No, it is more about understanding the how’s and the why’s of

Dances With Films: “Full-Dress”

You might be inclined to think that something kinky, even debaucherous, is going on in Carlos Puga’s “Full-Dress.” I went in to this film cold turkey and I have to say that I’ve never laughed harder than I did with

Dances With Films: “The Sympathy Card”

I am a Romeo at heart and I love rom-coms too. That feels like it should be the opening line on my Tinder profile, or heck, maybe even my Facebook page. Instead, it is a good way to sum up

“Human Traces” Movie Review by Brian Wallinger

Making its North American debut at the Toronto International Film Festival recently, first-time director Nic Gorman sets out to explore how isolationism affects the human condition when an ecological disaster strikes a husband-wife research team in Human Traces. The remote

Soderbergh’s Ultra Cool Caper “Logan Lucky” Is A Blast

When writer-director Steven Soderbergh announced his retirement from filmmaking in 2013 to pursue painting, we thought he was gone for good. Soderbergh stated that there were too many obstacles to movie making. “I’m interested in exploring another art form while

Review: “Atomic Blonde” by Brian Wallinger

Based on Anthony Johnston’s wildly popular graphic novel series, David Leitch’s Atomic Blonde is very much a typical espionage spy thriller you’d expect it to be.  It begins when Charlize Theron is being debriefed in an unknown location. Taking place